Special lecture of Prof. A.Dubyanskiy at the Institute of Asian Studies in Chennai

On February 03, a leading Russian expert in Tamil language, Professor of the Moscow State University A.Dubyanskiy delivered a special lecture on “Tamils and Tamil Studies in Russia” at the Institute of Asian Studies in Chennai. Mr. Oleg N. Avdeev, Consul General of the Russian Federation in Chennai, and Mr. Gennadiy Rogalev, Director of the Russian Cultural Centre in Chennai, also spoke at the event.

After the lecture followed by an interactive discussion, Dr. G. John Samuel, Founder-Director of the Institute, familiarized Russian guests with the facilities and research activities thereof.